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by traintraveler
Mon Mar 25, 2024 11:18 pm
Forum: Mystery Sirens
Topic: Westover WV Mystery Siren
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Re: Westover WV Mystery Siren

clarksburg_1000t wrote:
Mon Mar 25, 2024 10:59 pm
I've seen this marked as a model b and a sterling little giant. What is it?
That looks like a 2nd gen Federal Type B to me.
by traintraveler
Sat Mar 23, 2024 7:31 pm
Forum: Siren Maps
Topic: Every 2001-DC Map (WIP)
Replies: 30
Views: 938

Re: Every 2001-DC Map (WIP)

Unmarked Georgia Locations: Gray, GA, CD Yellow DC. Installed in 2018, refurb. 32.99983, -83.5489 Macon GA, Bibb County units: 32.8514, -83.75941 32.81459, -83.51872 32.83021, -83.75597 32.8046, -83.8144 32.78793, -83.7082 32.79208, -83.6575 32.78793, -83.7082 32.7411, -83.6585 Fort Valley, GA. Peac...
by traintraveler
Sat Mar 23, 2024 7:11 pm
Forum: Main Outdoor Warning Sirens Board
Topic: Is there siren graveyard in GA?
Replies: 13
Views: 628

Re: Is there siren graveyard in GA?

will they sell ?! absolutely not that's supposed to be a spare unit in case if they need to install one I might ask the government to see if they have such a machine, and I will definitely get 2809 down. County utility department wouldn't lease those for public use. You'd have to rent one from a co...
by traintraveler
Mon Mar 11, 2024 12:31 am
Forum: Main Outdoor Warning Sirens Board
Topic: Is there siren graveyard in GA?
Replies: 13
Views: 628

Re: Is there siren graveyard in GA?

There are no publicly accessible siren graveyards in Georgia, although they do indeed exist. One of these sites is McCranie Warning System's shop. I am also aware of several public utility departments having sirens in storage, including the one in Alpharetta, which has a Modulator sitting on the gr...
by traintraveler
Sat Mar 09, 2024 7:52 pm
Forum: Main Outdoor Warning Sirens Board
Topic: Is there siren graveyard in GA?
Replies: 13
Views: 628

Re: Is there siren graveyard in GA?

There are no publicly accessible siren graveyards in Georgia, although they do indeed exist. One of these sites is McCranie Warning System's shop. I am also aware of several public utility departments having sirens in storage, including the one in Alpharetta, which has a Modulator sitting on the gr...
by traintraveler
Sat Mar 09, 2024 6:42 pm
Forum: Main Outdoor Warning Sirens Board
Topic: Is there siren graveyard in GA?
Replies: 13
Views: 628

Re: Is there siren graveyard in GA?

There are no publicly accessible siren graveyards in Georgia, although they do indeed exist. One of these sites is McCranie Warning System's shop. I am also aware of several public utility departments having sirens in storage, including the one in Alpharetta, which has a Modulator sitting on the gro...
by traintraveler
Fri Jan 12, 2024 3:00 am
Forum: Main Outdoor Warning Sirens Board
Topic: Well, Another Thunderbolt gone.
Replies: 7
Views: 10027

Re: Well, Another Thunderbolt gone.

2 Weeks ago, the Thunderbolt 1000T On West ave. In La Crosse, WI Came down. a 2001-130 Replaced it. The Thunderbolt was installed in the 1970's amd Served La Crosse for around 40 years Before coming down on 8/11/11. The siren was abandoned in place for several years Before coming down. And It was t...
by traintraveler
Sun Jan 07, 2024 1:13 am
Forum: Siren Maps
Topic: The FS 508 siren map
Replies: 20
Views: 449324

Re: The FS 508 siren map

All of the 508's currently in Georgia:
32.64397, -83.81443 (Peach County)
32.59888, -83.85198 (Peach County)
32.55369, -83.79237 (Peach County)
32.58232, -83.72944 (Peach County)
32.53048, -83.96144 (Peach County)

All were installed in 2023. Up until then Georgia didn't have a single 508 whatsoever.
by traintraveler
Tue Jan 02, 2024 11:52 pm
Forum: Main Outdoor Warning Sirens Board
Topic: Miscellaneous Siren Photos Thread
Replies: 377
Views: 673628

Re: Miscellaneous Siren Photos Thread

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by traintraveler
Tue Jan 02, 2024 11:51 pm
Forum: Main Outdoor Warning Sirens Board
Topic: Oldest Thunderbolt sirens in existence
Replies: 15
Views: 69934

Re: Oldest Thunderbolt sirens in existence

Is there such thing as a "oldest Thunderbolt 1000T"? I've been wondering about that one. In terms of the oldest known manufactured 1000T, that would be T-420, of which the blower of is in Upson County, Georgia. Said blower is currently mated to the head of T-507, while the head for it is ...

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